forecast
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forecast(
fawr
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kahst
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (prediction)
a. el pronóstico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(weather)
The forecast said that it was going to be sunny today, and it is.El pronóstico decía que hoy iba a estar soleado, y lo está.
There's a forecast of heavy winds and rain for tomorrow.El pronóstico es de chubascos para mañana.
b. la previsión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
According to the forecast, sales are expected to increase by five percent this year.Según la previsión, las ventas aumentarán un cinco por ciento este año.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (to predict)
a. pronosticar
They've forecast sunny days all weekend.Han pronosticado días soleados todo el fin de semana.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to predict)
a. pronosticar
What did the meteorologist forecast for tomorrow?¿Qué pronosticó el meteorólogo para mañana?
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forecast
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el pronóstico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (commerce)
a. la previsión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
the (weather) forecastel pronóstico meteorológico
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. pronosticar
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forecast [ˈfɔːkɑːst] forecast (past)
noun
1 (for weather) pronóstico (m)
the weather forecast el pronóstico meteorológico or del tiempo; what is the forecast for the weather? ¿qué tiempo va a hacer?
2 (prediction) previsión (f)
according to all the forecasts según todas las previsiones
transitive verb
(gen) pronosticar
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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weather forecast
el pronóstico del tiempo
correct forecast
pronóstico acertado
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